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Table 4 Results of the cost-effectiveness analysis of the microscopy compared to OptiMal® , Amazon Region, Brazil, 2006.

From: Cost effectiveness of OptiMal® rapid diagnostic test for malaria in remote areas of the Amazon Region, Brazil

Strategy Cost per case (US$) Additional cost (US$) Effect Additional effect ICER (US$)
OptiMal® 5.14   0.982   
Microscopy 6.79 1.65 0.985 0.003 549.92